Free College Football Picks For Today 11/30/2020
Penn St at Rutgers Pick Prediction 12/5/2020
Penn St at Rutgers—College football pick is Rutgers Scarlet Knights +10.5. Head coach Greg Schiano has turned around this Scarlet Knights program. Once a bottom feeder in the Big Ten this team brings competitiveness to the field. After a six point loss to Michigan in overtime the team bounced back in a big way with a 37-30 win at Purdue gaining 412 yards. Junior quarterback Johnny Langan gave the team a spark in their win. Senior quarterback Noah Vedral may return as he sat last week as a game time decision. Penn St broke their five game losing streak with a win at Michigan. Nittany Lions have losses in Big Ten play at Nebraska allowing 30 points and at Indiana where they surrendered 36 points. Play Rutgers +10.5.
Toledo vs. Northern Illinois Pick Prediction 12/5/2020
Toledo at Northern Illinois—College football free pick is Northern Illinois Huskies +11. Toledo quarterback Eli Peters has been listed as questionable with a leg injury as his backup saw limited action last week. Rockets have lost and failed to cover two of their past three games after a three point loss as a double digit favorite to Ball St. Northern Illinois has shown improvement. They have covered their past two as a double digit underdog. Senior quarterback Ross Bowers has averaged 265 yards passing facing Western Michigan and Ball St on the road. Huskies have been tested facing the toughest schedule in the MAC. Play Northern Illinois +11.
Memphis vs. Tulane Pick Prediction 12/5/2020
Memphis at Tulane—Free pick is Memphis Tigers +2. Tulane has struggled when they faced the good passing team in their conference posting losses to Houston, SMU and UCF allowing an average of 45 points per game. Tigers have a senior at quarterback in Brady White who has 24 touchdowns with six picks and averaging 8.3 yards per pass attempt. Green Wave is allowing 281 yards passing per game. Tulane has shuffled quarterbacks as they struggle to get accuracy at the position. Tigers have won nine of ten against the Green Wave and put up 47 points with 358 yards passing in their 30 point win last year. Play Memphis +2.
Arkansas vs. Missouri Pick Prediction 12/5/2020
Arkansas at Missouri—College Football pick is Missouri Tigers -2.5. Tigers enter play winner of four of their past five after a dominating 41-0 win to Vanderbilt behind 603 offensive yards. Missouri defends well holding opponents to 350 yards with 3.7 yards per rush. Quarterback Connor Bazelak past two games completing 73% of his throws with 7.4 yards per attempt. Arkansas has dropped three of four after a three point home loss to a down LSU team. On the road the Razorbacks are surrendering 470 yards per game with 194 rushing for 5 yards per attempt and 286 passing yards along with 71% completion rate. Play Missouri -2.5.
Texas vs. Kansas St Pick Prediction 12/5/2020
Texas at Kansas St—College football free pick is Texas Longhorns -8. Kansas St is one dimensional running team on offense that has gotten little from the quarterback position since losing their starter Skylar Thompson to injury. In a step up game the Wildcats were pounded by Iowa St 45-0. Huge difference in quarterback position with the Longhorns senior Sam Ehlinger and Wildcats freshman Will Howard who is barely completing half his passes with more interceptions than touchdowns. Play Texas -8.
Ohio St vs. Michigan St Pick Prediction 12/5/2020
Ohio St at Michigan St—Free pick is Michigan St Spartans +22. With a COVID breakout with the Ohio St program hard to back them in this spot. Many players and head coach infected. Buckeyes somehow want to get this game in to help their playoff chances. They have had to pause their football operations so conditioning could be an issue. Michigan St is coming off a hard fought win to Northwestern last week. Buckeyes failed to cover their past two games as huge favorites by allowing 35 points to Indiana and 27 to Rutgers. At home the Spartans holding opponents to 331 yards per game with 2.4 per rush attempt. Rather take points here. Play Michigan St +22.
Kansas vs. Texas Tech Pick Prediction 12/5/2020
Kansas at Texas Tech—College football pick is Kansas and Texas Tech to play over the total of 66 points. Do not trust the Red Raiders defense to lay nearly four touchdowns even against the Jayhawks. Kansas defense has been bad as in their past four games has surrendered 55 points or greater. They allowed 59 to TCU and 55 to Kansas St and these are no top tier offensive teams. Red Raiders put up 44 points on a good defensive team in Oklahoma St last week. But they allowed 50 points and 539 yards in defeat. Jayhawks did manage to score 23 on TCU and 22 on Iowa St so they can do their part. Play Kansas and Texas Tech over 66.
Texas A&M vs. Auburn Pick Prediction 12/5/2020
Texas A&M at Auburn—College football free pick is Auburn Tigers +6.5. The Tigers leading rusher Tank Bigsby is dealing with a hip injury and is questionable. But Auburn has depth in that position has capable backups. They had three straight getting good defensive performance before they ran into the Alabama freight train. Texas A&M lacks depth in their receiving crew. In recent games the Aggies offense had only 267 yards on LSU and 325 yards on the Mississippi St defense. Tigers have won and covered three straight years against the Aggies. Texas A&M has had flat offensive performances under Kellen Mond. At home Tigers are putting up 415 yards with 180 rushing for 4.7 per rush. Sophomore quarterback Bo Mix has improved his accuracy and downfield average this season. Play Auburn +6.5.
Rice vs. Marshall Pick Prediction 12/5/2020
Rice at Marshall—Free pick is Marshall Thundering Herd -23.5. Marshall an undefeated team trying to earn style points to get in position for a quality bowl game. This is a balanced offense that generates 450 yards with 4.9 yards per rush. Quarterback Grant Wells is completing 65.6% of his throws with 8.7 yards per pass attempt. Thundering Herd defense good holding opponents to 259 yards and 10.1 points per game. Rice has faced a weak schedule battling a down North Texas team, Southern Miss and Middle Tennessee St. Owls could only manage 17 points on a bad Mean Green defense. Play Marshall -23.5.